Saturday, July 2, 2011

Ali's Notepad - July 2nd, 2011

Woo it's Saturday! Time for me to feature your awesome posts. If you would like to view my Pinterest board with pictures & links to of all of these projects, click here.

These cute Mini Spinach Dip Bread Bowls are a wonderful twist on a classic party food. (@ Stars & Sunshine)

I am drooling over the Bacon Wrapped Cheese Dogs (@ Barbara Bakes)

Kids would remember these Drive-In Movie Cars for years. So adorable. (@ Mommaskindacrafty)

Aren't these mason jars filled with sangria beautiful? (@ Tea & Cookies)

Speaking of beautiful, these Strawberry and Cream Bars are stunning. (@ ValSoCal)

Black Bean Brownies are quick and easy way to sneak in more fiber. (@ The Pursuit of Happiness)

After reading about an oil cleansing method at Heritage Schoolhouse, I checked out the article at The Oil Cleansing Method. I am on day 2 and my skin feels great! I am using 25% castor oil and 75% pure olive oil. (@ Heritage Schoolhouse and The Oil Cleansing Method)

Homemade Orange Vinegar Cleaning Solution. Yep, sign me up! (@ Little Brick Ranch)

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  1. Black bean brownies sound so interesting!! Love pairing two totally different things together so I am def checking those out

    XO Lindsay

  2. You are such a good blogger buddy. sending your readers to your favorites (and what about me! ;)

  3. @ Lindsay - I have made black bean brownies before, but from an all scratch recipe, and they didn't turn out like brownies. More like REALLY soft fudge. So I am looking forward to trying the recipe listed above.

    @ Year on the Grill - Next week!

  4. Thank you for the shout out, my friend!! Bacon wrapped cheese dogs....Brilliant!!

  5. Ali, I learn something every time I come here. I also enjoy myself. I hope you have a wonderful weekend. Blessings...Mary

  6. Great round-up. I love those strawberry and cream bars!